U.S. Markets close in 5 hrs 27 mins
1 / 12

Back to Work, Federal Government Reopened

People pass a Washington Post newspaper box as they head to work near Pennsylvania Ave., NW, in Washington.

Back to Work - Federal Government Reopened

Federal memorials and National Park Service sites opened, and thousands

of furloughed federal workers returned to work across the country

Thursday after 16 days off the job due to the partial government